May , Composite timber made with recycled content gives new life to plastic waste that otherwise might end up in landfills Homeowners face Composite timber for decks and railings can be mixed with natural hardwoods you don t need to use one or the other exclusively in your deck application Finishing
Watch this video to find out how to keep paint off of chandeliers and other hanging light fixtures when painting a ceiling in your home Cover Light Fixture with Plastic Bag Pull a large plastic trash bag up over the light fixture from the bottom to cover it Secure Plastic Bag Around Light Fixture Hold the plastic bag in place
One of the most important decisions when designing an outdoor entertainment area is the type of surface you plan to use you plan to use Popular choices for decks are pressure treated wood and composite material which is made from a combination of plastic and sawdust How to Plan and Design an Outdoor Kitc.
Are you embarrassed by your roadside mailbox Is the paint chipped or does it lean like the Tower of Pisa The mailbox is the introduction to your home It s usually the first thing guests notice when they arrive Make the postman a happy camper by repairing your worn, leaning or broken letter holder.
Danny Lipford Rachael asks, We have a couple of gallons of paint that were stored outside during freezing temperatures Can we still use the paint You know, it really depends on what type of paint you re talking about If you have some leftover latex paint, well, that can really be problem Because when it freezes, it has a
Painting is the No do it yourself home improvement project Here are Joe Truini s three favorite painting tips need to buy a liner, and it makes clean up a snap If you re taking a break from painting, wrap the roller sleeve in a plastic bag, secure with a twist tie, and store it in the refrigerator Watch the video for more info.
When repairing or replacing rotten wood on a porch, be sure to use rot resistant materials such as treated wood, redwood, cypress, cedar, composite, or plastic To protect the new material, paint or stain all sides and ends of the flooring and railings Turned spindles on porch railings can be duplicated on a lathe in a
Danny Lipford If your countertop looks like this, with all these stains, discoloration, and maybe an occasional burn mark you ll be happy to know that, yes, you can paint your plastic laminate countertops Over the last few years, several different types of specialty paints have been developed that s formulated to paint
Apr , A capped wood plastic composite article having uncapped surfaces treated using the method of any one of Claims Capstocks can be employed as the outer surface in windows and doors, decking and fencing, railings and spindles, stairways and steps, posts and pillars, shutters and fascia, etc.
Like an ordinary painting project, you want to minimize those lap lines but this kit includes a large foam brush you can drag over the wet surface in one direction to completely eliminate them Between coats I m spraying the white plastic of the handles with a hammered black finish to help them blend in a little better.